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Comparative Civil Service Systems in the 21st Century availablel in second edition

Per Lægreid and Lois Recascino Wise have contributed with a chapter in the expanded and updated edition of the book Comparative Civil Service Systems in the 21st Century.

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Per Lægreid og Lois Recascino Wise have contributed with a chapter in the expanded and updated edition of the book Comparative Civil Service Systems in the 21st Century.

Comparative Civil Service systems in the 21st sentury is now available in an updated and expanded version. In the book a cast of international contributors compare and contrast sivil services from around the world, and the adaption that have been made in order to cope with the challenges of running public services in the 21st century. Going beyond the economic crisis and fiscal austerity, this collection provides key insights into important issues:

  • multi-level governance
  • issues of legality
  • efficiency and responsiveness
  • juridification
  • public sector motivation
  • the values of civil service systems

Per Lægreid has together with Lois Rescascino Wise contributed with the chapter "Transition in Civil Service Systems: Robustness and Flexibility in Human Resource Management".

The book is already out for sale.